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Russ Testa joins Salo as chief talent officer

Russ TestaWe are very excited to announce Russ Testa’s recent move to Salo as Chief Talent Officer.

Testa will lead several teams at Salo, including Talent Connections,Internal Human Resources and Information Technology. As a former Vice President of Regis Corporation, Testa is poised to drive growth within the organization and expand Salo’s reach in the Twin Cities and Chicago. Testa is no stranger to Salo, as he served as a consultant for the organization from 2012-2014.

“Russ’s longevity working in talent strategy and development at major corporations combined with his knowledge of Salo will be the perfect fit as he helps us strengthen our leadership coaching, change management functions, and many other disciplines,” says Amy Langer, Salo co-founder.

Prior to joining Regis, Testa held human resources leadership roles at Jamba Juice and Mervyn’s.

Testa graduated from the University of California, Davis with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.

Connect with Russ on LinkedIn here.

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Salo is now part of Korn Ferry

Salo connects senior finance, accounting, and HR professionals with organizations that need their expertise. Joining Korn Ferry’s Interim Executive & Professional practice enables us to continue our twofold, people-focused approach: connecting people with meaningful careers where they can make a positive impact and offering innovative and customized business solutions for clients looking to tackle big challenges. Together with Korn Ferry, we are committed to putting people first, to build a world that works better together.

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Salo specializes in connecting finance, accounting, and HR experts with meaningful work. We know that being empowered to pursue work that matters means endless career possibilities. Therefore, we find roles tailored to your interests and goals, whether you want to advance your career, mentor and lead teams, innovate and collaborate with new partners, or work with clients of all sizes across industries. Find out how we can be your career partners.

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